After i became hooked on reading Suetonius and Plutarch because of interest in the first century Romans, Livy was
another writer who can really give you a feel for the archaic... Read more
This was really greek to me. very hard to understand if you don't understand greek, roman or whatever they are talking about.Published 6 months ago by john weick
The table of contents links to a page of map headings, but there are no maps. There are no indications that the maps are not included.Published 7 months ago by MDS
The translation is captivating and very accessible.
The introduction, maps, and appendix are thorough and enlightening.
I highly recommend this book!
Fast,convenient way to obtain historical information for classes ;highly recommend that everyone try e reading or instant retrieval but relatively fast reading and comprehension.Published 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
Excellent classical history. Well translated for the modern reader. Great foundation for the student on the trail for how Romans saw themselves.Published 10 months ago by Joseph P. Halligan
A classical book through the ancient eyes of a proud Roman. It takes you through the days of early Rome. The notes are very helpful to distinguish between myths and facts. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Steve
Its a pity that such a worthwhile history book has been spoiled by writting in a wall of text with one event leading on to another without so much of a page break or reference... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Leon J. Harvey
The Early History of Rome is a interesting book. It is a hard read, but it is a good book to have (especially if you like history). Read morePublished 15 months ago by Compelled Reader